Orpheus Descending (1990) - Rotten Tomatoes

Orpheus Descending (1990)





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This made-for-cable adaptation of the Tennessee Williams play documents the romance between a lonely Southern belle (Vanessa Redgrave) and a young drifter (Kevin Anderson).


Kevin Anderson
as Val Xavier
Patti Allison
as Dolly Hamma
Vanessa Redgrave
as Lady Torrance
Lewis Arlt
as David Cutrere
Anne Twomey
as Carol Cutrere
Marcia Lewis
as Nurse Porter
Miriam Margolyes
as Vee Talbot
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All Critics (1)

A startlingly brave and bizarre adaptation of one of Williams' most complicated plays.

January 10, 2003 | Rating: A- | Full Review…

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